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What will happen to the money from avandia injury settlement

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What will happen to the money from avandia injury settlement class action lawsuit if it was filed after an njured person death by his spouse and if there was no probate for the estate? Will the money go to cover the estate debt if there's a probate open or they will go to the spouse?

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It depends on the amount of the settlement. Do you know the amount of the settlement?

Customer:

Yes.

BizAttorney :

What is the amount?

Customer:

I cannot disclose it.

BizAttorney :

Is it over $5,000?

Customer:

Yes

BizAttorney :

Is it under $100,000

BizAttorney :

?

Customer:

Yes

BizAttorney :

Thank you, XXXXX XXXXX would make the payment to the estate of the deceased. A probate would need to be opened and then it will be distributed to the heirs pursuant to the will.

BizAttorney :

If there was no will, the money wold be put in the probate, and then it would be split according to state statute.

Customer:

So, it will go to cover his debt?

BizAttorney :

Yes it will.

Customer:

Ok, thank you.

BizAttorney :

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